You have probably heard the term FireWire, if you have any interest in digital video. FireWire is a way to connect different pieces of equipment so they can easily and quickly share information. Works with all standard 6 Pin FW400 cables to connect to devices with FireWire 800 ports ( ie : Latest Apple MacBooks, iMac, Mac Mini, Hard Drives plus PCs). It also has uses to transfer data in cars and airplanes and is similar to USB. The 6-pin connector is commonly found on desktop computers, and can supply the connected device with power. Typically a device can pull about 7 to 8 watts from the port; However, the voltage varies significantly from different devices.
Specifications: Transfer rates of up to 400 Mbps Maximum distance between devices of 4.5 meters (cable length), Ease of use, Hot-pluggable ability, Plug-and-play performance, Low cabling cost, Low implementation cost, Fast transfer of data, Ability to put lots of devices on the bus, Colour: White